IEM Fall EU Qualifier #4: HAVU complete top 16
More than 250 teams signed up for the qualifier, and only two will advance to the next stage.
Notable matches - Bracket
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23:20 HAVU complete top 16
Overtime was required for HAVU to overcome OROEsportss on Dust2, but the favored Finns made it through as the final team to reach the top 16. HAVU set up a match with Finest, which concludes our coverage of the Open Qualifier, as the HLTV event page provides the most important information.
Two more rounds of matches will be played out on Thursday, with the final matches, the deciding BO3 semi-finals, set to take place on the following day.
The top 16 of the IEM Fall Europe Open Qualifier 4 are as follows:
22:45 SAW, South, GORILLAZ in competition as RO16 commences
The first round-of-16 matches have started, with a number of notable teams playing the games that are now featured on HLTV. Still needing to confirm their spot among the 16 best is HAVU, who are playing against OROEsportss, while Finest are looking to upset GamerLegion. The full top-16 team list will be updated when Round-of-32 is concluded.
22:15 AGO eliminated; SAW, OFFSET, Wisla Krakow in RO16
21:25 LDLC shocked in round-of-64
Top 200 team OPAA eliminated LDLC from the qualifier with a 19-15 victory on Inferno. The French team is left heartbroken after a couple of near-misses, having finished 3rd-4th in two qualifiers. Danny "BERRY" Krüger's squad will play D13 in the next round of the event.
20:53 AGO survive round-of-64 scare
The Poles managed to fight back against match point and secure an overtime victory on Inferno, 19-17, to advance to round-of-32 over Kermin_Tigar — despite Gabrijel "Sego" Šego's 47 frags.
The following teams are still alive in the tournament:
20:26 Round-of 64 underway
Meanwhile, the highest-ranked team in the qualifier AGO is struggling against mix team Kermin_Tigar in round-of-128, as Sego pushed his squad to overtime with 40 kills against the Polish side. The first big upset came through as hREDS fell to chode 16 - 9.
19:03 Favorites join the action as round-of-128 starts
18:55 Check-in closed, bracket drawn
The most populated qualifier yet will start with the round-of-256, with lower seed teams such as GODSENT fe, Ignite, and Prima playing straight away, while the more notable teams are given free passes into round-of-128, where they await their opponents.
17:50 Final open qualifier for IEM Fall Europe set to start
The IEM Fall 2021 Europe Open Qualifier 4 kicks off at 18:00 , with a 256-team bracket expected for the competition. Just two teams will make it through and join the likes of Endpoint and Copenhagen Flames who await in the Closed Qualifier.
LDLC are one of the standout European teams that still hasn't earned their spot in the closed portion of the event, having finished 3rd-4th twice and 9th-16th once across the previous three qualifiers. They are joined by teams like HAVU, Lyngby Vikings, AGO, and GamerLegion who are hoping to stamp their ticket to the closed qualifier.
Some of the notable teams that have signed up are listed below:
Full team list available on the ESEA event page. The article will be updated after the check-in has finished.
Meanwhile, these teams won't be competing as they are already in the Closed Qualifier:
The article will be updated with more information as the qualifier develops, including links to streams and a list of noteworthy match results. Streamers are invited to link their streams in the comments of this article with information regarding the broadcast language in order to have them added to the article.